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Malcom Bywaters

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Malcom Bywaters

Malcom Bywaters

Gallery Director

Inveresk Campus

+61 3 6324 4410 (Inveresk) 3214 (Newnham) (phone)

Malcom.Bywaters@utas.edu.au

For the past thirty years Dr Bywaters has worked as an artist, exhibition curator and gallery director. Malcom has curated over sixty exhibitions for venues such as the Westspace, Platform, Gertrude Contemporary, Monash Museum of Art, Geelong Art Gallery and the VCA Margaret Lawrence Gallery, The University of Melbourne, Victoria and the Academy Gallery, Plimsoll Gallery,  Devonport Regional Art Gallery, Burnie Regional Art Gallery and Arts Tasmania Art Gallery, Tasmania.Dr Bywaters has displayed solo exhibitions of his sculpture and artwork at Geelong Gallery, Gertrude Contemporary, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Victoria and Burnie Regional Art Gallery and the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Tasmania. Bywaters artworks are represented in the collections of Artbank, Bundanon Trust, Ballarat University, Scotch Oakburn College, Wesley College, Camberwell Grammar and the Artist Book Collection, National Gallery of Victoria.  Bywaters has been awarded a Project Development Grant (Australia Council) 1989, and the  Desiderius Orban Youth Art Award (Australia Council) 1986.  In 2013 Malcom was awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) from The University of Melbourne.

Career summary

Qualifications

DegreeTitle of ThesisUniversityCountryAwarded
PhD

House and home: An investigation of domestic space in contemporary Australian visual art

University of MelbourneAustralia2012
MA SculptureRoyal Melbourne Institute of TechnologyAustralia1996
GradDip Fine Art Victorian College of the Arts, University of MelbourneAustralia1986
Dip ArtSculptureBallarat College of Advanced EducationAustralia1984

Biography

Before joining the University of Tasmania Malcom was the Founding Gallery Manager in the Faculty of Art and Design at Monash University. In 2012 Malcom was appointed a Senior Lecturer with the University of Tasmania. Malcom was awarded a PhD from The University of Melbourne in 2013. Malcom has an extensive arts sector career and has been appointed to various boards and committees such as Australia Council, Community Partnerships Committee  (2009 – 10), Chairperson of the Launceston General hospital art Collection 2003 – 10 and the member of the Design Centre – Tasmanian Board (2006).  Malcom is presently a Peer Assessor for the Australia Council.

Malcom's artworks are held in the collections of Artbank, Bundanon Trust, Shoalhaven, N.S.W. Ballarat University Student Union, Ballarat University, VIC., Wesley College, Prahran Campus, Melbourne, VIC., Camberwell Grammar, Melbourne, VIC., Livingstone Primary School, Vermont South, VIC., Artist Book Collection, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC., Scotch Oakburn College, Launceston, TAS, National Gallery of Victoria (Artist Book Collection) and Artspace McKay (Artist Book Collection).

Research Themes

Malcom's research interests reside within the UTAS theme of Creativity, Culture and Society. His specific interest concern the use of the domestic space in Australian visual artwork. Malcom has curated several exhibitions and written and published extensively on the use of the domestic space in contemporary art. Malcom's wide and varied knowledge of art enables his University of Tasmania Academy Gallery activities to encompass a diverse understanding of contemporary art practice.

Memberships

Professional practice

  • University Art Museums of Australia (UAMA)
  • Museums Australia  
  • National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA)

Committee associations

  • Peer Assessor, Australia Council

Administrative expertise

Malcom has extensive management experience specific to the arts sector. Previous positions include as Head of Sculpture at Monash University & Drawing Studio Coordinator at the University of Tasmania.

Teaching

Art, sculpture, drawing, painting, multi media, video, arts business and management

Teaching expertise

His specific interest is in the professional gallery sectors of the artworld. From 2013 to 2015 Malcom was the Graduate Research Coordinator that included management of Higher Degrees by Research and Masters of Contemporary Art student cohort.

Teaching responsibility

Exhibition and Presentation Practice (FFA234) and (FFA334) – Winter School

Research Appointments

  • 2009-2010: Australia Council, Community Partnerships Committee / Board Member.

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Expertise

Australian contemporary visual art.

Awards

2015: University of Tasmania, Professional Career Development grant ($3000.00); University of Tasmania Interdisciplinary Research Grant ($7000.00).

2008: People's Choice Award, Agfest Sculpture Trail, curated by Sean Kelly; W.D. Booth Trust Fund grant to support exhibition catalogue ($7,000.00)

2006: Gordon Darling Foundation grant to support exhibition catalogue.  (Value: $3500.00); RMIT University Research Grant to support exhibition catalogue. (Value: $8000.00).

2004: Vice – Chancellor Inaugural Award for Outstanding Community Engagement, University of Tasmania, (Value: $10,000.00); University of Tasmania, School of Visual and Performing Arts Research Award for exhibition catalogue: Rhapsody 21C: Tasmanian Contemporary Art; University of Tasmania, School of Visual and Performing Arts Research Award for exhibition catalogue: - Devils and Angels (2004 Tasmanian Bicentenary official event).

2002: University of Tasmania, School of Visual and Performing Arts Research for exhibition catalogue: - Red Dirt (2003 Ten Days on the Island official event); Exhibition Development Fund grant, Contemporary Arts Services Tasmania (CAST).

1989: Project Development Grant. (Visual Arts Craft Board of the Australia Council)

1986: Desiderius Orban Youth Art Award. (Visual Arts Board of the Australia Council)

Collaboration

Malcom Bywaters is currently leading a UTAS academic team researching the use of visual data in artistic interpretation. The outcome of this research will be an exhibition at the Academy Gallery, University of Tasmania (Feb – March 2015) and publications.

Research Fields

  • Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting) (190502)
  • Visual Arts and Crafts (190599)
  • Art Theory and Criticism (190199)
  • Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing (199999)
  • Crafts (190501)
  • Performance and Installation Art (190504)
  • Art Theory (190103)
  • Computer-Human Interaction (080602)

Research Impact

  • The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft) (950104)
  • Arts and Leisure (950199)
  • Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences (970106)
  • Music (950101)
  • Visual Communication (950205)

Publications

Malcom's most recent significant publication was on internationally recognised Australian artist Lyndal Jones and her 'The Avoca Project'.  This peer reviewed journal article detailed the history of 'The Avoca Project' and Jones' contribution to the on going international climate and environmental debate.

Total publications

110

Highlighted publications

(18 outputs)
YearTypeCitationAltmetrics
2016BookBywaters MC, 'Domestic Space, Four Artists and the Australian Experience', Common Ground Publishing, United States, pp. 190. ISBN 9781612298733 (2016) [Authored Research Book]

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2015Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'David Keeling: Inside Out', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery, 300, pp. 35 (2015) [Curated Exhibition]

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2014Journal ArticleBywaters M, 'Lyndal Jones: climate change, performance and the Avoca Project', Fusion, (4) pp. 1-11. ISSN 2201-7208 (2014) [Refereed Article]

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2014Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'House and home', Victorian College of the Arts Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts Gallery, The University of Melbourne, 1 (2014) [Published Creative Work]

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2013Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'House and home', Burnie Regional Art Gallery (2013) [Published Creative Work]

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2013Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, de Couvreur G, 'Charles Blackman and Family', Academy Gallery, Launceston, 200, pp. 12 (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2012ThesisBywaters MC, 'House and home: An investigation of domestic space in contemporary Australian visual art' (2012) [PhD]

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2009Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'KP11: Producing Communities', Australia Council , Freight Gallery, Fremantle, Western Australia, 1 (2009) [Curated Exhibition]

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2008Other Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'The Green Zone', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 36 (2008) [Catalogue]

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2008Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'The Green Zone', School of Visual and Performing Arts, The Academy Gallery, Launceston (2008) [Curated Exhibition]

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2008Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'Clear Vision: A Childhood Memory', Sideshow Productions, Launceston, Cradle Coast Gallery, 200, pp. 6 (2008) [Published Creative Work]

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2007Other Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'Time Out', Space Gallery, Launceston, pp. 10 (2007) [Representation of Original Art]

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2007Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'Time Out', SPACE Gallery Scotch Oakburn (2007) [Published Creative Work]

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2007Other Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'Time Out Exhibition', Scotch Oakburn, Launceston, pp. 9 (2007) [Acquisition]

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2006Major Creative WorkBywaters MC, 'Headspace', Design Centre Launceston (2006) [Published Creative Work]

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2005Conference PublicationBywaters MC, 'The role of the regional university gallery - Case study: the Academy Gallery, Launceston', Rhapsody 21C: The Future of University Museums and Art Galleries in the New Century, 25 - 27 May 2005, Launceston, pp. CD-ROM. ISBN 1 86295 240 X (2005) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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2004Other Public OutputBywaters MC, 'Boogie, Jive and Bop', Artlink, South Australia, 24, 2 (2004) [Magazine Article]

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2004Other Public OutputBywaters MC, 'Seductive Talents', Realtime + Onscreen, Sydney, 61, 1 (2004) [Magazine Article]

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Journal Article

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2015Bywaters M, 'Shaun Wilson: Death of the Father', International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 5, (9(1)) pp. 23-36. ISSN 2220-8488 (2015) [Refereed Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Stephen Haley: Australian Suburbia Transformed into Apartment City', International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 5, (7(1)) pp. 134-142. ISSN 2220-8488 (2015) [Refereed Article]

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2014Bywaters M, 'Lyndal Jones: climate change, performance and the Avoca Project', Fusion, (4) pp. 1-11. ISSN 2201-7208 (2014) [Refereed Article]

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Book

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2016Bywaters MC, 'Domestic Space, Four Artists and the Australian Experience', Common Ground Publishing, United States, pp. 190. ISBN 9781612298733 (2016) [Authored Research Book]

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Conference Publication

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2016Bywaters MC, 'House and Home', Land Dialogues Conference, 13-15 April, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga (2016) [Keynote Presentation]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Lyndal Jones: Climate Change, Performance and The Avoca Project', Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Annual Conference, 7 - 9 December, Victorian College of the Arts (2013) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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2010Bywaters MC, 'Apartment City: Stephen Haley And The Transformation Of Australian Suburbia Into Atelier Zone', ACUADS Conference, 1 - 3 September, University of Tasmania, Inveresk Campus (2010) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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2005Bywaters MC, 'The role of the regional university gallery - Case study: the Academy Gallery, Launceston', Rhapsody 21C: The Future of University Museums and Art Galleries in the New Century, 25 - 27 May 2005, Launceston, pp. CD-ROM. ISBN 1 86295 240 X (2005) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Major Creative Work

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2015Bywaters MC, 'David Keeling: Inside Out', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery, 300, pp. 35 (2015) [Curated Exhibition]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Green Room', Academy Gallery University of Tasmania, Launceston (2015) [Other Exhibition]

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2015Bywaters MC, Harris D, 'Minds Do Matter', University of Tasmania NEW Gallery, NEW Gallery University of Tasmania, 200, pp. 18 (2015) [Other Exhibition]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Australia's Quarter Acre', University of Tasmania in partnership with Scotch Oakburn College, SPACE Gallery, Scotch Oakburn College, Launceston, 100, pp. 8 (2015) [Other Exhibition]

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2014Bywaters MC, 'House and home', Victorian College of the Arts Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts Gallery, The University of Melbourne, 1 (2014) [Published Creative Work]

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2014Bywaters MC, 'Launceston: Our City', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery, Launceston, Tas, 100, pp. 8 (2014) [Curated Exhibition]

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2014Bywaters MC, 'Home stay', Tasmanian College of the Arts, Poimena Gallery, Launceston Church Grammar School, Launceston, 100, pp. 8 (2014) [Curated Exhibition]

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2014Bywaters MC, Malor D, 'Tasmanian Landscape', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery, 200, pp. 8 (2014) [Curated Exhibition]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Tasmania Today: An Island State', University of Tasmania, Academy Gallery (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'House and home', Burnie Regional Art Gallery (2013) [Published Creative Work]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'What a Life!', University of Tasmania, NEW Gallery, 200, pp. 6 (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Papering the Landscape: Re -visioning Cataract Gorge', NEW Gallery University of Tasmania, NEW Gallery, 200, pp. 6 (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Heteromania', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery, 200, pp. 6 (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Moments: Mary Ballantyne Fooks', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery, 200, pp. 6 (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2013Bywaters MC, de Couvreur G, 'Charles Blackman and Family', Academy Gallery, Launceston, 200, pp. 12 (2013) [Curated Exhibition]

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2011Frankham N, Bywaters M, 'River Effects: Waterways of Tasmania. Exhibition, Ten Days on the Island [Artists: Raymond Arnold, Julie Gough, Leigh Hobba, Donald Lawrence, Geoff Parr, Kevin Perkins, Megan Perkins, Troy Ruffels, Marie Sierra, David Stephenson, Travis Tiddy, Martin Walch and Catherine Woo]', University of Tasmania's Academy Gallery Launceston, 11 March - 10 April, and Plimsoll Gallery Hobart, 21 April - 20 May, Tasmania (2011) [Curated Exhibition]

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2010Bywaters MC, ''Collective Traces - Melissa Smith' Exhibition, Selected Works 2004-2009', Academy Gallery, Academy Gallery (2010) [Curated Exhibition]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'Orange Skin--Wayne Hudson', University of Tasmania, SVPA, Academy Gallery, Inveresk, 1000, pp. 29 (2009) [Curated Exhibition]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'Strata Anne Morrison: Selected Works 1994-2009', University of Tasmania, SVPA, Academy Gallery, Inveresk, 1000, pp. 21 (2009) [Curated Exhibition]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'Biggles, Crop Duster Pilot', Salamanca Arts Centre, Salamanca Arts Centre, 1, pp. 3 (2009) [Published Creative Work]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'Project four: Another Memory', University of Tasmania, SVPA, Academy Gallery, Inveresk, 250, pp. 2 (2009) [Published Creative Work]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'Great Southern Land', University of Tasmania, SVPA, Academy Gallery, Inveresk, 1000, pp. 4 (2009) [Curated Exhibition]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'KP11: Producing Communities', Australia Council , Freight Gallery, Fremantle, Western Australia, 1 (2009) [Curated Exhibition]

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2008Bywaters MC, 'The Green Zone', School of Visual and Performing Arts, The Academy Gallery, Launceston (2008) [Curated Exhibition]

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2008Bywaters MC, 'Clear Vision: A Childhood Memory', Sideshow Productions, Launceston, Cradle Coast Gallery, 200, pp. 6 (2008) [Published Creative Work]

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2008Bywaters MC, 'Projected Worlds', Academy Gallery (2008) [Curated Exhibition]

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2007Bywaters MC, 'Time Out', SPACE Gallery Scotch Oakburn (2007) [Published Creative Work]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'Headspace', Design Centre Launceston (2006) [Published Creative Work]

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Other Creative Work

(23 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2009Bywaters MC, 'Junko Go: Another Kind of Tasmania, exhibition catalogue for Junko Go, 'all about...blooming'', Gallery 101, Melbourne, pp. 2 (2009) [Catalogue]

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2008Bywaters MC, 'Agfest Sculpture Trail Commission', Agfest Tasmania, Launceston, pp. 1 (2008) [Acquisition]

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2008Bywaters MC, 'The Green Zone', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 36 (2008) [Catalogue]

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2007Bywaters MC, 'Time Out', Space Gallery, Launceston, pp. 10 (2007) [Representation of Original Art]

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2007Bywaters MC, 'Time Out Exhibition', Scotch Oakburn, Launceston, pp. 9 (2007) [Acquisition]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'Fifty trees of Launceston', Academy Gallery Inveresk, Launceston, pp. 3 (2006) [Representation of Original Art]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'From the edge to the centre', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 2 (2006) [Catalogue]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'Partnership or perish', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 1 (2006) [Catalogue]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'New 06', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 1 (2006) [Catalogue]

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2005Bywaters MC, 'West Space A4 Art Exhibition', West Space Inc, Melbourne, pp. 3 (2005) [Representation of Original Art]

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2005Bywaters MC, 'Me and My Ugly Mountain', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 2 (2005) [Catalogue]

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2005Bywaters MC, 'Help', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 2 (2005) [Catalogue]

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2005Bywaters MC, 'Never Everland', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 3 (2005) [Catalogue]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'The Empire of the Small', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 5 (2004) [Catalogue]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Devils and Angels', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 11 (2004) [Catalogue]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Design and Desire: Objects for Pleasure and Leisure', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 1 (2004) [Catalogue]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Bodybag: somewhere over the rainbow', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 6 (2003) [Catalogue]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Boogy, jive and bop', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 8 (2003) [Catalogue]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'The Car Park 1, 2, 3, and 4', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 4 (2003) [Representation of Original Art]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Red Dirt and August Fog', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 4 (2003) [Catalogue]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'Hats off to Rainlover', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 4 (2002) [Representation of Original Art]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'No one but you - Head Space', Academy Gallery, Launceston, pp. 4 (2002) [Catalogue]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'Forensics', Niels Ellmoos/University of Tasmania, Launceston, pp. 4 (2002) [Catalogue]

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Thesis

(1 outputs)
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2012Bywaters MC, 'House and home: An investigation of domestic space in contemporary Australian visual art' (2012) [PhD]

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Other Public Output

(50 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2016Bywaters MC, 'Artists explore the pain', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, Feb 20 (2016) [Magazine Article]

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2016Bywaters MC, 'Strictly Strings Soirée Fundraiser', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, 9 April, p. 55. (2016) [Magazine Article]

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2016Bywaters MC, 'Navigating exhibition', ABC Launceston - Drivetime, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Australia, 6 April (2016) [Media Interview]

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2016Bywaters MC, 'Strong Expression of self: Students showcase vivid work for prize', The Sunday Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, 10 July, p. 11. (2016) [Media Interview]

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2016Bywaters MC, 'Arts forum takes on cancer', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, 26 Feb, p. 9. (2016) [Magazine Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Tragedy of Anne Frank exhibited', The Examiner, Fairfax, Australia, April 4, p. 8. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'House and Home', Arts Hub, online, September 5 (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Artists' views of hearth and home', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, September 20 (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'A block of memories', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, August 8, p. 32. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Brutal setting frames Westfarmers Collection', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, August 2, p. 31. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Course a brush with exhibiting', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, July 2, p. 56. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Wonders revealed in student artworks', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, July 22, p. 5. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Hidden Lessons Unveiled', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, August 22, p. 35. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Funding outcomes - Cross-Disciplinary Incentive Grants 2015', Staff Intranet, University of Tasmania, Tasmania (2015) [Internal Newsletter]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Interview on Newstead college of Tasmanian art teachers artwork exhibition', Evening News, Southern Cross, Tasmania, August 20 (2015) [Media Interview]

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2015Bywaters MC, 'Passion of paint on display at David Keeling exhibition', The Saturday Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, March 21, p. 47. (2015) [Newspaper Article]

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2014Bywaters MC, 'Gallery a place for Teaching and Learning', Open to Talent, University of Tasmania, Tasmania, 2 (2014) [Internal Newsletter]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Early Flight Inspiration for Work', The Advocate, Burnie, April 13, 2013, p. 1. (2013) [Media Interview]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Students learning to break new ground', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, June 29, p. 55. (2013) [Newspaper Article]

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2013Bywaters MC, 'Captured on film: the art of war', The Examiner, Fairfax Media, Australia, July 13, p. 1. (2013) [Newspaper Article]

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2012Bywaters MC, 'Plane Labour of Love Shown', Examiner, Launceston, 30 June 2012 (2012) [Media Interview]

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2012Bywaters MC, 'A Childhood Love Comes to Fruition', Geelong Advertiser, Geelong, 19 June 2012 (2012) [Media Interview]

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2012Bywaters MC, 'Artist Launches 'Tiger Moth' in City Gallery', The Independent, Geelong, 22 June 2012 (2012) [Media Interview]

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2012Bywaters MC, 'Bywaters' biplane', Surf Coast Times, Geelong, 26 June 2012 (2012) [Media Interview]

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2009Bywaters MC, 'Childhood Dreams Come to Life', The Examiner, Launceston, 11 April 2009 (2009) [Media Interview]

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2008Bywaters MC, 'Ag-Art Makes Telling Points', The Mercury Magazine, Hobart, 3 May 2008 (2008) [Media Interview]

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2007Bywaters MC, 'Nava grant application' (2007) [Award]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'Gordon Darling Grant Application' (2006) [Award]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'RMIT competitive research funds' (2006) [Award]

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2006Bywaters MC, 'Australian council grant application' (2006) [Award]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'ABC Radio Interview - Ignition Exhibition Program', Drive with Elaine Harris, ABC Northern Tasmania, 2004 (2004) [Media Interview]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'ABC Radio Interview : Familiar - Less Familiar', Drive with Elaine Harris, ABC Northern Tasmania, 2004 (2004) [Media Interview]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Boogie, Jive and Bop', Artlink, South Australia, 24, 2 (2004) [Magazine Article]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Seductive Talents', Realtime + Onscreen, Sydney, 61, 1 (2004) [Magazine Article]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Taking on a New Challenge', Excite, The Examiner, Launceston, 2004, June 25 (2004) [Newspaper Article]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Body Bag: Somewhere Over the Rainbow', Art Collector, Sydney, April-June, 28 (2004) [Magazine Article]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Examining the Academy', Spectrum, The Examiner, Launceston, 2004, December 18 (2004) [Newspaper Article]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'AFL Footy Reaching Fever Pitch', The Examiner, Launceston, 2004, July 3 (2004) [Newspaper Article]

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2004Bywaters MC, 'Diversity's Six Faces', Spectrum, The Examiner, Launceston, 2004, February 28 (2004) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Artful plan helps out student volunteers', The Examiner, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 6 September 2003 (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Academy Gallery Program', AM Program, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Launceston, 27 March 2003 (2003) [Media Interview]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Young artists brush up on technique', The Examiner, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 18 August (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Artistic students inspired by poetry', The Examiner, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 30 March 2003 (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Art prize gets the gallery buzzing', The Examiner, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 7 October 2003 (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Sculpting a better art future', The Examiner, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 27 December (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2003Bywaters MC, 'Cutting edge of bop', The Examiner, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 27 September 2003 (2003) [Newspaper Article]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'Looking for success', Leading Voices, Arts Tasmania, Launceston/Hobart, 1, October (2002) [Report of Restricted Access]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'Rural Radio', AM Rural Radio, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Launceston, 3 April 2002 (2002) [Media Interview]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'Radio Interview', ABC AM Radio, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Launceston, 16 October 2002 (2002) [Media Interview]

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2002Bywaters MC, 'A Forgotten Collection', The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 3 August 2002 (2002) [Media Interview]

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Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

2

Total funding

$7,856

Projects

Making sense of biology data through artistic interactions (2015)$6,856
Description
This project draws on latest research results from the fields of visual arts, visualisation, health and education and aims to design and evaluate artistic interaction methods. It is hypothesised that by introducing artistic interactions, users will be more engaged with the sense-making process, thus making the visualisation more effective in conveying the embedded information to the end users, in comparison with traditional reality based interactions.
Funding
University of Tasmania ($6,856)
Scheme
Grant-Cross-Disciplinary Incentive
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bywaters MC; Huang W; Fan S; Lehman KF; Eri RD
Year
2015
Study of UWA Cultural Precinct (2015)$1,000
Description
This application is to review the operations of the University of Western Australia Cultural Precinct. The objective of the research program is to examine how university museums incorporate academic research in exhibition programs; promote and advocate the interests of research activity across faculties; present conferences, seminars and publications that promote research and build strategic links with individuals and organisations and contribute to the academic understanding of the visual arts as a vehicle for teaching, learning and scholarly research.
Funding
University Art Museums Australia ($1,000)
Scheme
Grant-Professional Development
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bywaters MC
Year
2015

Research Supervision

Dr Bywaters  has a solid supervision history having successfully managed three higher degree by research candidates to completion. Malcom is presently supervising several HDR candidates. He has also examined for other Australian Universities three PhD candidates. He was the Graduate Research Coordinator for TCotA – Inveresk until 2013 to 2015.  Malcom's extensive gallery understanding of contemporary art makes him an ideal supervisor across many visual arts media and inter disciplinary concerns.

Current

4

Completed

3

Current

DegreeTitleCommenced
PhDAdaptation of the Design Philosophy and Methods of Permaculture in Community Art Projects2013
PhDLost in Landscape: Anxiety, Nostalgia and Trauma in Contemporary Australian Landscape Photography2014
PhDImpulse (Project) of Delayering Towards the Sense of "Localness" in Post Colonial Visual Art2014
PhDThe Universal Family Portrait: Art as a Catalyst for Reflection of the Immigrants Experience2015

Completed

DegreeTitleCompleted
PhDParadox as Catalyst: Art, Ephemera, Installation, Activism, Festival and Environmental Critique
Candidate: Joanna Noela Anglesey
2013
MastersMaking and Living in a Post Industrial Landscape/Time-space
Candidate: Peter Michael Mattila
2013
PhDPartnership or Perish? A Study of Artistic Collaborations
Candidate: Margaret Mary Baguley
2007